2021 ABSTRACTS

We are pleased to announce that the following abstracts have been accepted for the 2021 Planetary Health Annual Meeting. Stay tuned for further information regarding the abstracts.

 

Research Poster Abstracts

  • Building Kincentric Awareness in Planetary Health Education: A Rapid Evidence Review

  • Model towards sustainable circular economy: Brine sludge from a chlor-alkali industry management

  • Do we perceive changes in the health of the planet? A case study of the illegal and mechanized gold fever in the Chocó region of Colombia, an approach from the Socioecological Systems.

  • Tackling climate change's impacts on planetary health by using local collective action for food and infectious disease

  • Disentangling associations between vegetation greenness and dengue in a Latin American city: findings and challenges

  • Correlation between air pollution in São Paulo with hospitalizations in cardiac patients with COVID-19

  • Historical aspects of the development of cattle production in Brazil

  • Correlation between air pollution in São Paulo with hospitalizations in diabetes mellitus patients with COVID-19

  • Amazon Biobank: sustainable development built upon rainforest's biodiversity

  • COVID-19: A Cross-Sectional Study Analyzing Students' Perceptions of Life During the Pandemic

  • Perception, attitudes and the risk factors of obesity in India: a mixed methods approach

  • Incorporation of the precepts of Planetary Health in Nutrition scientific makings

  • FGD gypsum applications in production of eco-friendly cementitious matrices: waste management for sustainable construction

  • Climate change issues in Berlin's local plans: The contextual factors that lead to knowledge mediation.

  • Land use/land cover changes and the effects on the biodiversity in the Upper Paraguay Basin (Brazil)

  • Association between leisure-time physical activity and socioeconomic context in Brazilian capitals

  • A Review of Zoonoses Associated with Consumption and Use of Wildlife in Arctic and Boreal Systems in the Context of Emerging and Pandemic Disease Risk

  • Cooling places for urban climate adaptation: the role of urban planning and design linking green and built-up structures

  • Rodent population assemblages and the potential for changing Lassa mammarenavirus emergence dynamics in Sierra Leone: A pilot study

  • Geography of Quarantine. The impact of a global pandemic on individual well-being

  • Association between polyphenol intake and hypertension in adults and elderly in a Brazilian cohort

  • Protected areas and its guardians: gathering data from public schools for enhancing outdoor Environmental Education policy-making

  • Anthropometric conditions of schoolchildren in Bahia, Brazil: preliminary results of a cohort evaluating an initiative to promote human and planetary health.

  • Building design, comfort, and health: An urban refuge for heat waves

  • Agroecology as a way of promoting human and environmental health in a region affected by mining

  • Food security and sustainable urban planning for resilient and healthy cities: a multiple case study on ten Brazilian cities using computer-assisted qualitative data analysis software

  • Racial inequities in self-rated health across Brazilian cities: does residential segregation play a role?

  • The popularization of culinary skills as a tool to promote Planetary Health

  • Planetary Health from the Global South: Brazilian perspectives on Sustainable Diets and Meat Consumption

  • The potential use of cemeteries as urban green areas of climate and sound amenities 

  • Anthropic pressures threatening sea turtles on the southern coast of São Paulo State, Brazil

  • Impacts of offshore seismic survey on artisanal fisheries and conflicts with small fishing communities

  • Building Robust Evidence for Market-Centered Integrated Development: Initial Lessons from USAID's Health, Ecosystems and Agriculture for Resilient, Thriving Societies Program (HEARTH)

  • Evaluation of health impact of an intervention project on school meals in a semiarid area in Bahia, northeastern Brazil: Preliminary results

  • “People who have their lives organized by nature and by our vital cycles”: narratives about traditional communities, relationships with nature and sustainability

  • Breaking down the supermarket: Understanding the composition of ingredients representing the Australian packaged food and beverage supply

  • Pharmed Fish: The need for disposal guidance on pharmaceutical packaging

  • Urban agroforestry: how trees can contribute to local urban ecosystem, providing ecosystem services and improving human and planetary health

  • Temporal trends of dengue in hyperendemic areas

  • Survey on Market Traders' Perception on Waste Management and its Health Implications at Ijora Fish Market, Lagos, Nigeria

  • Nutritional and environmental characteristics of plant-based school menus: analysis of an initiative to promote human and planetary health in Bahia, Brazil.

  • Developing a systems approach to identifying the challenges and trade-offs of introducing bio-based plastics in food packaging

  • Food and Sustainability: Food Waste at the Polytechnic of Coimbra

  • Eating Behaviors and Lifestyles with Impact on Perception of Body Image in university students

  • Project Providence: real-time acoustic monitoring of biodiversity and implications on human health 

  • An acoustic treatment to mitigate the effects of aquatic plagues on biodiversity loss/agriculture and prevent collateral consequences in human health

  • Temporal analysis of dengue in Belo Horizonte from 1996 to 2019 and descriptive coverage by ovitraps from 2007 to 2018

  • Planetary health and nursing: Analysis in the light of bioethics

  • An asset ecosystem approach to maternal health and wellbeing: systematic review and synthesis

  • Planetary Health and Bioethics: tools for the sustainability of the planet

  • The teacher's view on environmental issues and the development of educational actions in Conservation Units

  • Plastics in the food system: Human health, food security/economic and environmental impacts - A systematic scoping review

  • From individual behaviour strategies to sustainable food systems: Countering the obesity and non communicable diseases epidemic in the Pacific

  • Zoonotic Infectious Diseases as Ecosystem Disservices

  • Greenness, life-expectancy and education inequalities in life-expectancy in Latin American cities

  • A three-dimensional dietary index (nutritional quality, environment and price) and reduced mortality: The “Seguimiento Universidad de Navarra” cohort

  • Exploring the role of land-sharing on urban green and cardiovascular health

  • Health and environmental co-benefits of city urban form: the case of Latin American cities 

  • Developing a local framework to the Brazilian food system considering socioeconomic, nutritional, and environmental aspects

  • Abatement of acute public health impacts from air pollution exposure via electric vehicle adoption in China

  • Coronavirus from cities to forests: Mapping vulnerable interfaces and hotspots for Sars-Cov-2 spillover from humans to biodiversity

  • Landscape connectivity for Yellow fever: A proxy approach to detect displacement and circulation thought environmental corridors and interfaces

  • What works to prevent infectious diseases at the community level? An asset ecosystems approach

  • Global environmental change and planetary health in undergraduate health professions curricula in Latin America

  • Analysing climate change and population health in Chile: Policy recommendations from interdisciplinary discussions

  • The teacher's view on environmental issues and the development of educational actions in Conservation Units

 

Project Poster Abstracts

  • Contraception and Consumption in the Age of Extinction: U.S. Survey Results

  • The role of serious games and youth as co-designers in future healthy and sustainable city world-building

  • Sustainability and Affordable Housing: A Conceptual Study Towards Urban Housing Solutions in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  • Medical Education for Planetary Health - a pilot project at the Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre

  • Community garden: fostering food security, place attachment, and wellbeing in previously displaced population

  • Medical Advocacy - Grassroot network “Doctors in Alert” and the “Guaíba Mine” open air coal mine. 

  • Planetary Health and Education for Sustainable Healthcare: Developing an AMEE Consensus Statement 

  • Big history and Planetary health: insights from our cosmic evolution

  • Brazilian Planetary Health Club launch: (bio)diversity and articulations

  • Pedra Circular Center of Planetary Health: developing actions to build a rapid response model to disasters

  • Empowering food literacy and building community one dish at a time

  • Mobilising health students for climate and health justice

  • What does planetary health mean to health care practitioners; a survey

  • An interdisciplinary study with eighth grade school children: Teaching nutrition for healthy eating 

  • Learning for the planets future - Transformational planetary health education in the Eastern African Region 

  • “Food Choices for a Healthy Planet”, an online educational tool to support improved understanding of the complexity and impacts of food choices

  • Executing One Health activities around COVID-19 pandemic – Africa One Health University Network (AFROHUN) Kenya 2020 experience

  • Teaching Culinary Medicine

  • Narrative Prescription: A Practical Storytelling Guide for Health Care Professionals Taking Climate Action

  • ABCs of Planetary Health: A children's book initiative

  • Earth's distress calls in the psychic space 

  • The Planetary Health Friendship Team

  • CHIP: Child Health Is Planetary Health

  • Eco-ed: Driving change in the climate movement by empowering youth leaders

  • The Environmental Physiotherapy Agenda 2023: A grassroots effort at introducing planetary health, environmental and sustainability perspectives into physiotherapy education around the world

  • PlaHNet: Building a young professional community to spread Planetary Health awareness

  • Advancing Community Waste Management Practices through Advocacy and Research at Ijora Fish Market, Lagos, Nigeria

  • The Take a Bite out of Climate Change Project

  • Nontraditional Approaches to Offsetting Carbon

  • What are the environmental impacts of policy responses to the Covid-19 pandemic? A systematic evidence map

  • Conservation Units to promote Education and Well-being of students from public schools from São Paulo State, Brazil

Lightning Talk Abstracts​

  • Changing worlds: Young people’s psychological responses to climate change during COVID-19 and the impact on mental health

  • Nurturing health across social-ecological scales: Investigating how therapeutic gardening, care farming, and the soil health movement can improve human and planetary health 

  • Qualitative Analysis of Action Plans submitted in the Brazilian MOOC on Planetary Health

  • How much can food waste reduction in each country contribute towards global nutritional and environmental sustainability?

  • The role of local government authorities in facilitating the uptake of healthy and environmentally sustainable diets: A scoping review.

  • Pathways to "5-a-day": modelling the health impacts and environmental impacts of meeting the target for fruit and vegetable intake in the UK

  • Urban Air Pollution and Burden of Non-Communicable Diseases in South Asia: Call for action on social determinants

  • Impact of Drought and Airborne Pollutants on Pediatric Asthma Emergency Department Visits in Imperial County, California, USA

  • Air Pollution from Extreme Wildfire Events in California

  • Disentangling the impact of weather conditions on COVID-19 transmission dynamics: A systematic review

  • Water–Food–Energy Nexus Effects on Farmers Health of the Southwest Coastal Agricultural Systems in Bangladesh

  • Health Risks in Our Environment: Urban Slum Youth’ Perspectives Using Photovoice in Kampala, Uganda

  • Climate Change, Land Degradation and Planetary Health: A Systematic Literature Review

  • ‘Catch the sun coming up, wave it off as it goes down’: A qualitative exploration of later life therapeutic landscapes during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic 

  • The role of nature and the built environment for health and well-being during COVID-19: A mixed-methods analysis from the GreenCOVID study 

  • Social Resilience and Climate Change: Findings from Community Listening Sessions 

  • Climate change, hunger and rural health through the lens of farming styles: an agent-based model to assess the potential role of peasant farming

  • Relationship between ambient PM2·5 and under- five, infant, and child mortality in Latin America: evidence from 337 cities

  • Health Benefits of Electrifying Chicago’s Municipal Vehicle Fleet

  • Toward Using Climate to Increase Lead-Time of a Malaria Early Warning System in Mozambique

  • Exposure, hazard and vulnerability all contribute to Schistosoma haematobium re-infection in northern Senegal

  • The impact of environmental degradation and land use change on malaria re-emergence in Southern Venezuela.

  • Exploring the impact of climate change, connectivity, and socio-economic factors on the expansion of dengue fever in 21st century Brazil

  • Women and environmental health in Peru: A qualitative study of perceptions, priorities and project delivery problems across three key sectors

  • Improving Well-being by Integrating Health and Conservation

  • ‘Catch the sun coming up, wave it off as it goes down’: A qualitative exploration of later life therapeutic landscapes during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic 

  • The role of nature and the built environment for health and well-being during COVID-19: A mixed-methods analysis from the GreenCOVID study 

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